Package gpm

A mouse server for the Linux console

http://www.nico.schottelius.org/software/gpm/

Gpm provides mouse support to text-based Linux applications like the
Emacs editor and the Midnight Commander file management system. Gpm
also provides console cut-and-paste operations using the mouse and
includes a program to allow pop-up menus to appear at the click of a
mouse button.

General Commands (Section 1)
gpm-root
The program gpm-root is designed to handle Control-Mouse events to draw menus on the background of the current tty. The actual menus are described by a...
mev
The `mev' program is part of the gpm package. The information below is extracted from the texinfo file, which is the preferred source of information. The mev...
mouse-test
This experimental and incomplete application tries to help in detecting which protocol does your mouse speak. It is able to detect MouseMan devices, and to...
Miscellanea (Section 7)
gpm-types
This manpage describes the various pointer types currently available in gpm. If you look at the source code, you'll find that pointer-specific code is confined...
System Administration (Section 8)
gpm
This package tries to be a useful mouse server for applications running on the Linux console. It is based on the "selection" package, and some of its code comes...